Kaiser Aluminum Technical Analysis (NASDAQ:KALU)
Technical analysis is based on the study of past price and volume movements of a security with the help of technical stock charts or trading charts. The Kaiser Aluminum stock price data and volume are plotted in KALU stock charts and these trading charts form the basis of technical analysis.
View technical indicators like moving averages - SMA and EMA, and bollinger bands for Kaiser Aluminum. Technical analysis uses an approach for Kaiser Aluminum stock analysis that does not care for the fair value of a company but uses price and volume data only.
Kaiser Aluminum Moving Average
Moving averages show the average price of KALU stock over a set time period and help traders see the overall trend by smoothening out the daily variation in price movement. The longer the duration of the moving average, the higher the lag. For example, 200 day moving averages for Kaiser Aluminum are mostly signals of long term trends and will help long term traders.
Kaiser Aluminum Bollinger Bands
Bollinger bands comprise of a center line usually KALU SMA, and two KALU stock price bands above and below it. The stock is considered overbought when the price starts moving closer towards the upper band, and is considered oversold as stock price moves closer towards the lower band. Currently the stock price of $109.11 is in the upper range of Kaiser Aluminum bollinger bands.
Kaiser Aluminum Moving Average Convergence Divergence or MACD
The moving average convergence divergence or MACD is a technical indicator which helps assess the stock price trend. Traders usually wait for a confirmed crossover signal before entering into a trading position. Divergence implies that the current stock price trend could come to an end, when the stock price diverges from MACD. The Kaiser Aluminum MACD indicator is below 0 indicating a bearish trend.
Kaiser Aluminum Relative Strength Index
The RSI technical indicator is a momentum oscillator. It compares the speed and change in price movements. If the RSI of KALU stock goes above 70 it could indicate an overbought condition, and if it goes below 30 it could signal an oversold position.